Actress Kritika Choudhary, who was last seen in Kangana Ranaut's Rajjo in 2013, has been found dead under mysterious circumstances at her residence in suburban Andheri on Monday, the police said.

Police suspect it to be a case of murder, an investigating official said.

The incident came to light around 3:45 pm when Choudhary's neighbours complained of foul smell emanating from her flat and informed police.

After getting the information, Amboli police rushed to the spot and broke open the door which was locked from outside for the last three-four days, an official said.

After entering her flat, police found a decomposed body of a woman, who was later identified as Choudhary, he said.

Initially, Amboli police registered an Accidental Death Report (ADR), the official said, adding that it came to fore during the investigation that Choudhary was murdered by unidentified person(s).

Before appearing in Rajjo in 2013, Choudhary, a resident of Bhairavnath Society in Four Bungalow area in Andheri West, bagged her first role in Ekta Kapoor's serial Parichay-Nayee Zindagi Ke Sapno Ka as per the Quint

(All Image Source: Facebook/Kriika Chaudhary)